Go to Navigation
Go to Content
Go to Search
Grace Labatt is an editor of culture books at Voyageur Press. Previously, she worked as an editor at Oxford University Press.
Grace Labatt, Editor, Voyageur Press
Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012
Perhaps because it's an election year, the word "byzantine" pops up quite a bit in the news these days, although it's not used to refer to an artistic style or a period of history.
Posted: Thursday, May 31, 2012
Fourteen centuries after the works on display in Byzantium and Islam were created, Byzantine art is flourishing where you might least expect it: the streets of New York. That's where artist Manny Vega displays his large-scale mosaics of saints, heroes, dancers, and conga-drumming angels, all made using true Byzantine techniques.
© 2000–2014 The Metropolitan Museum of Art. All rights reserved.